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Re: disregarding svn:global-ignores

From: Paul Burba <ptburba_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 7 Nov 2012 11:12:28 -0500

On Tue, Nov 6, 2012 at 1:49 PM, Paul Burba <ptburba_at_gmail.com> wrote:

> If we ultimately decide[1] to allow svn:global-ignores to be
> disregarded with the --no-ignore option, then I suggest it makes sense
> for 'svn add' and 'svn import' to disregard the svn:auto-props
> property when the --no-auto-props option is used. Anyone disagree?
> [1] And it certainly looks as if we are going in that direction. I'll
> give this thread a day before making any changes, so all interested
> parties have a chance to weigh in.

On Wed, Nov 7, 2012 at 2:40 AM, Markus Schaber <m.schaber_at_codesys.com> wrote:

> I'm neither a core developer, nor a sysadmin, but I tend to prefer
> --no-ignore behaving the same for all 3 types of ignores, and using hooks
> for "waterproof" blocking of files.

On Wed, Nov 7, 2012 at 2:52 AM, Daniel Shahaf <d.s_at_daniel.shahaf.name> wrote:

> Making 'svn add --no-auto-props' disregard svn:auto-props is
> a bulletproof solution to the above.

On Wed, Nov 7, 2012 at 4:39 AM, Branko Cibej <brane_at_wandisco.com> wrote:

> Precisely. "ignored" has /never/ meant that you couldn't "svn add" a
> file that matches the ignore pattern. Therefore, --no-ignores should
> always ignore all ignores.

I believe we have consensus at this point. So I'm going to make the
requisite changes so that svn:global-ignores are disregarded with the
--no-ignore option and svn:auto-props are disregarded when the
--no-auto-props option is used.

Paul T. Burba
CollabNet, Inc. -- www.collab.net -- Enterprise Cloud Development
Skype: ptburba
Received on 2012-11-07 17:21:18 CET

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